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  • Bloom to induct nine into Hall of Fame

    Nine graduates of Bloom High School in Chicago Heights are to be inducted into the school's Hall of Fame in November, according to a news release from the school's Hall of Fame. They are to be recognized at a Nov. 7 induction ceremony and will join 99...
  • Private patient advocates a growing, yet costly, trend in health care

    Private patient advocates a growing, yet costly, trend in health care
    Barbara Salata was anxious, couldn't sleep and told her family it felt like she was having a heart attack. The 77-year-old Libertyville woman would forget things and generally "wasn't the mom that we knew," said her son, Bob Salata Jr. Despite a sleep...
  • Q&A with the winners: What makes a great workplace?

    Q&A with the winners: What makes a great workplace?
    South Florida's Top Workplaces stand out because of the way they treat employees. We asked the leaders the three No. 1 employers to discuss management, hiring, training and community work. The three are Bob Denison, founder of Denison Yachts in Dania...
  • Broward County Calendar

      Through Monday, May 4 Exhibit: "Visual Concerto" Weston Art Guild The art exhibit features work from the Weston Art Guild. City of Pembroke Pines Glass Gallery, 10100 Pines Blvd. 954-961-6067 or http://www.ppines.com/glassgallery Thursday,...
  • Spreading awareness: the faces of pediatic cancer

    Spreading awareness: the faces of pediatic cancer
    "Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness." — Chinese proverb A lot of attention has been given to the amazing gifts Emily Beazley has received in her ongoing battle with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. But perhaps the bigger story is the...
  • Announcements: Green Drinks Annapolis, pet adoptions, others

    Green Drinks Green Drinks Annapolis will hold a networking happy hour for those who are environmentally-minded from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 12 at the Chart House, 300 Second St. This event will feature a short presentation about climate change and sea...
  • Former San Diego Mayor Maureen O'Connor has cancer surgery

    Former San Diego Mayor Maureen O'Connor has cancer surgery
    Former San Diego Mayor Maureen O'Connor is recuperating from surgery to remove a cancerous lesion in her breast. O'Connor, 68, underwent a single mastectomy Wednesday at the Breast Health Center at the Sharp Memorial Outpatient Pavilion, part of the...
  • The Rotary Club celebrates 75 years

    Members of the Rotary Club of Manchester were dressed in their best on April 18 to celebrate the club's 75th anniversary. The Rotary Club is the oldest service club in the world, said its President Ed Firestone. "It's an honor to have [the 75th...
  • Environmental Nutrition: Fight cancer with fiber

    Environmental Nutrition: Fight cancer with fiber
    Environmental Nutrition Fitting fiber into your diet is a cancer-preventive strategy. Fiber most clearly protects against colorectal cancer (risk drops 10 percent for each 10-gram increase in fiber). Analysis combining 16 population studies also links...
  • Redbox founder Gregg Kaplan joins Pritzker Group

     Redbox founder Gregg Kaplan joins Pritzker Group
    Redbox founder and former CEO Gregg Kaplan has joined J.B. and Tony Pritzker's investment firm as an operating partner after a two-year absence from the workforce following his wife's passing from breast cancer. "On a pretty regular basis my kids...
  • Hospitals shouldn't keep infection outbreaks secret

    To the editor: It is outrageous that hospitals are not required to make public disclosures of infection outbreaks. ("A veil of secrecy shields hospitals where outbreaks occur," April 18) Some countries or jurisdictions, including some areas of the U.S.,...